Crowds always happy to plop down money for cow patty bingo

Whether it’s called cow chip bingo, cow plop drop or cow patty bingo, the bovine game of manure chance is popular. Lorraine Bates, manager of the Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows Country Fest, said the unique fundraiser was used for two years to help offset the cost of the fair’s 4-H show. “We may do […] Read more


Raising money with flowers

YORK, P.E.I. — Venturing into the U.S. fundraising market has been a risk worth taking for Veseys Seeds. Business has been strong enough since the seed and gardening supply company acquired Flower Power Fundraising last year to support new office and call centre staff. “It’s good for business and good for local people wanting jobs,” […] Read more